ESD.WA.GOV has a new look!

The new ESD.WA.GOV Employment Security Department has overhauled their website to make it more accessible and easier to navigate. Simplified homepage for easier navigation to the pages people need most right now Self-employed/independent contractor page Expanded unemployment/CARES Act page Updated unemployment page Help page Read More…

COVID-19 Resources now on our blog!

WorkSource Weekly has added a COVID-19 resource page to its blog! Resources to help you in these rough times It’s hard enough living with the many impacts that the current pandemic has caused in our lives and those of our families. So we’ve added a COVID-19 Resources page to our WorkSource Weekly menu. Included are relevant resources for Pierce County workers, employers, and families on suchRead More…

Education Resources for UI claimants and WorkSource Customers

Sent on behalf of Washington Student Achievement Council The Washington Student Achievement Council (WSAC) has a new online resource: College & Career Compass is a tool that empowers adults to return to school, earn a credential, and advance in their careers. Compass—and the Washington College Grant—are vital resources for the unprecedented number of Washingtonians who are filing forRead More…

Unemployment Claimant Filing Updates

ESD has launched a new webinar program to help unemployed workers better navigate the unemployment insurance process during the COVID-19 emergency. Interested individuals can navigate to this page and choose from 5 webinars (Tues. – Sat.), then register for free to attend. A couple of notes: Registration is necessary because there is a limit of 1,000 attendees and we believe reachingRead More…